The objectives of the Project are to reduce poverty and support pro-poor economic growth by (i) enhancing access for rural populations to economic opportunities and social services through improvement of the province's road network, (ii) improving trade facilitation and efficiency of the priority road transport corridor linking Pakistan, Afghanistan and Central Asia together, which passes through Balochistan, and (iii) providing essential institutional support and capacity building of the Communication and Works Department (CWD). The Project will improve the inadequate provincial connectivity and allow better access, psecifically for the rural poor, to education and health facilities, markets, districts, and to the provincial cities.
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kilometers of roads built or upgraded
average daily vehicle-kilometers using roads built or upgraded in the first full year of operation
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